Aedophron sumorita Ronkay, 2002

Matov, Alexej, Zahiri, Reza & Holloway, Jeremy D., 2008, The Heliothinae of Iran (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), Zootaxa 1763, pp. 1-37: 22

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.181966

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Aedophron sumorita Ronkay, 2002
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Aedophron sumorita Ronkay, 2002 

Bionomics: Univoltine. Moths flying from June to July. The biotope was described by Ronkay (2002) as a relatively high part of a long, deep rocky valley, near a small stream bordered by sparse stands of willow. The species inhabits medium and high elevations from 1650 to 2700 m. Larval host-plants are unknown.

Distribution: Iranian. In Iran (Pl. 11, fig. 63) occurs in provinces West Azerbaijan, Kordestan, Hamedan, Zanjan, Lorestan, Esfahan and Fars.

Material examined: West Azerbaijan: Ghasemlu valley, 1650 m, 19.VII. 2005, leg. Zahiri & Khiaban. Zanjan: Baba Sorkheh, 10 km W Bijar, 2180 m, 29.VI. 1975, leg. Pazuki; Zanjan, 50 km SW Zanjan-Bijar, 1700 m, 28.VI. 1975, leg. Pazuki. Kordestan: Straβe Zanjan-Bijar, 53 km S Zanjan, 1700 m, 28-29.VI. 1975; leg. Ebert & Falkner; Ariz, 27 km W Sanandaj, 2200 m., 10.VII. 1975, leg. Ebert & Falkner. Hamadan: Khakadan, 25 km W, Hamedan, 2200 m, 21.VI. 2000, leg. Fabian (paratype, coll. L. Szécsényi, Budapest). Lorestan: Dorud, 06- 17.VI. 1978, leg. Parvin. Esfahan: Esfahan, Park-e-Ghamishlu, 2000 m, 16-17.VI. 1993, leg. Mirzayans & Badii; Shibak, 10 km S, Esfahan, 2700 m, 10.VI. 2000, leg. Fabian. (holotype, HMNH). Fars: Kamfiruz (Kam-Firuz), 1900 m, 26.VI. 1975, leg. Abai M.

HMNH

Hayashibara Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Noctuidae

Genus

Aedophron